Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joplin, Joplin Regional Airport (KJLN)

Lat: 37.16°NLon: 94.5°WElev: 981ft.

Fair

96°F

36°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baxter Springs KS

Heat Advisory until July 8, 12:00am
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 8, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Fri

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 76. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 76. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
Baxter Springs KS
 37.02°N 94.75°W (Elev. 846 ft)
6:00 pm CDT Jul 4, 2022
7pm CDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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